Media (audio, PowerPoint, video, etc.)

Presentations, Interviews and Programs (audio, slides, video, etc.) that reflect research done in the past by our SILC Members.  The audio/slide files should open in your browser window. However, if you do have trouble viewing the Flash files (.swf documents), please download a free graphics viewer:

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♦ Analogical Learning
Dedre Gentner (Co-PI), Northwestern University
This talk is from the Virtual Colloquium on Cognitive Modeling, March 2004.
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♦ Educating Spatial Intelligence
Nora S. Newcombe (PI), Temple University
This talk was given at the National Geographic Society, November 2008.
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♦ Eight Reasons to Doubt the Existence of a Geometric Module
Nora S. Newcombe (PI), Temple University
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♦ Interview: Faculty Focus: Nora Newcombe (PI)
Temple University's video profile on Nora Newcombe's research. Posted January, 25, 2012 by Megan Chiplock.
Open this interview. The external link takes you to Temple's webpage where you can view the video (.swf format)
[Approximate running time: 00:1:59] click on the file icon at the right to open the document   Open external link
♦ Lost in space: Is it possible to reprogram your spatial intelligence?
Short news radio item from Newsworks, The Pulse (on-line). Nora S. Newcombe (SILC PI) and Kristin Gagnier (SILC Postdoc) are featured during the program. (November 15, 2013).
[Approximate running time: 00:03:04]click on the file icon at the right to open the document   Open external link
♦ Qualitative modeling of common sense understanding
Kenneth Forbus, Northwestern University
This talk is from the Virtual Colloquium on Cognitive Modeling, September 12, 2002.
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♦ Spatial Skills and Success in STEM: Thinking about Gender Differences
Nora S. Newcombe (PI), Temple University
This talk was given at Penn State Engineering School for a summer program for high school teachers, July 11, 2012.
YouTube Video  [Approximate running time: 01:06:52] click on the file icon at the right to open the document   Open .swf document
♦ Strong spatial skills and what this means in the classroom
Nora S. Newcombe (PI), Temple University
Excerpts of an interview with Nora Newcombe (PI) by the folks at the UK website "GL Assessment."
YouTubeVideo  [Approximate running time: 00:04:45] click on the file icon at the right to open the document   Open .swf document
♦ Where Am I (Produced by Dreamfilm Productions, Canada)
CBC Television: Documentary aired on the Canadian series The Nature of Things
Nora S. Newcombe (PI) is featured.
Trailer of the documentary: YouTubeVideo  [Approximate running time: 00:01:06]  click on the file icon at the right to open the document  Open .swf document
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